Future Leaders in Planning Update

Future Leaders in Planning Update   The Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) program continued Wednesday with a trip to Troy. The students first visited the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, and then received a tour of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity, a makerspace in Troy that provides individuals in the Capital Region with the […]

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Future Leaders in Planning Program

Future Leaders in Planning Program   Future Leaders in Planning (FLIP) is a pilot program created by CDRPC to introduce high school students to opportunities and challenges in Planning launched on Monday to great success in collaboration with the Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries program. Students from the Capital Region Pathways in Technology Early College […]

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NY Community Greenworks RFA

The Department of State (DOS) has issued a Request for Applications (RFA) under the NY Community Greenworks initiative for not-for-profit community-based organizations engaged in community redevelopment, workforce development, and/or community revitalization. The RFA is available at the DOS website and the State Contract Reporter.  NY Community Greenworks will train several community organizations in effective community […]

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DEC Announces $400,000 in Grant Funding Available for Hudson River Estuary Communities

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that $400,000 in new competitive grant funding is now available to help communities in the Hudson River Estuary design and improve recreational access and enhance education for people of all ages and abilities. “This funding supports Governor Cuomo’s important investments to create […]

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Rural Development Opportunities

Two upcoming opportunities are available for rural development: USDA Seeks Applications to Spur Economic Development in Rural Communities The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is accepting applications for grants to support economic development in rural communities. The grants are being made available through USDA’s Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Program in order to […]

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Upcoming Redevelopment Opportunities

There are two exciting redevelopment opportunities coming up; Upcoming Webinar: How Opportunity Zones Can Support Brownfields Redevelopment There are many financing tools and incentives available that can help communities address the challenge of financing brownfields redevelopment. From tax-exempt bonds to district-based financing to revolving loan funds, the financing for brownfields redevelopment is often layered with […]

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Center for Creative Land Recycling 4th Annual Redevelopment Summit

4th Annual NYS Redevelopment Summit: Pathways to Revitalization Learn what’s new, what’s next, and what’s possible in land reuse and community revitalization at The Center for Creative Land Recycling’s 4th Annual NYS Redevelopment Summit: Pathways to Revitalization. This workshop uniquely convenes experienced economic development and land reuse professionals working to beneficially repurpose underutilized properties for […]

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Consolidated Funding Application Now Open!

CFA Process and Local Support Governor Cuomo’s transformative Regional Economic Development Councils Round IX consolidated funding application (CFA) process opened May 1 and Capitalize Albany staff is available to assist applicants. More than $750 million in state economic development resources will be made available. Capitalize Albany Corporation is available to coordinate letters of support from […]

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CAPITAL DISTRICT REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

The Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC) is a regional planning and resource center serving Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady counties. CDRPC supports economic development, human services, planning, sustainability, and water-quality programs that have intermunicipal or regional impact. CDRPC provides objective analysis of data, trends, opportunities, and challenges relevant to the Region’s economic development and […]

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Census 2020 Jobs

The Census Bureau has temporary job openings in both Albany and Saratoga County! These positions provide the perfect opportunity to earn some extra income while helping your community. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine each state’s representation in Congress, as well as how certain funds are spent for schools, hospitals, roads, and […]

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